• November 4, 2017

    Survival International is calling for greater recognition from world leaders for tribal peoples’ crucial role in protecting the environment, ahead of the COP 23 conference in Bonn, Germany.

  • September 26, 2017

    A new report details widespread and systematic human rights abuses in the Congo Basin, by wildlife guards funded by the World Wildlife Fund and other big conservation organisations.

  • March 8, 2017

    The Trades Unon Congress (TUC) has published its full budget submission, calling on the Chancellor to honour the Prime Minister’s pledge in October to “put the power of government squarely at the service of ordinary working-class people.”

  • February 8, 2017

    Tribal villagers have made a desperate plea to be allowed to stay on their ancestral land in central India – a region which inspired Rudyard Kipling’s Jungle Book – in the face of threats from the local forest department to illegally evict them.

  • July 26, 2016

    The Trades Union Congress is today publishing five tests which it is calling on the government to apply before triggering Article 50 to take the UK out of the European Union.

  • November 7, 2013

    As has been widely reported, BAE Systems is to cut 1,775 jobs at English and Scottish shipyards, with the complete closure of shipbuilding in Portsmouth and the loss of 835 jobs will be lost at yards in Govan and Scotstoun, on the River Clyde in Glasgow, at Rosyth in Fife, and at the firm's Filton office, near Bristol. This is tragic for all negatively impacted.

  • January 19, 2012

    The latest UK-wide unemployment figures published on 18 January 2012 are even worse than previous bleak economic forecasts predicted.

  • August 24, 2007

    Climate change campaigners will meet one of the UK’s biggest greenhouse polluters on Friday 24 August 2007 to urge the company to curb its emissions. They hope that personal persuasion as well as political pressure can bring about concrete change to save the planet.